Area Information for Killycomain Drive, Portadown, Craigavon, Northern Ireland, BT63 5JR

Killycomain Drive in Portadown is in Northern Ireland. The postcode is within the Kernan ward/electoral division, which is in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of Upper Bann. This page combines information for the address Killycomain Drive, Portadown, Craigavon, Northern Ireland, BT63 5JR, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of BT63 here. For more details on the exact area these statistics cover, please see the map below and click "Show Census Area Covered" immediately below the map.

Basic Information

Area Type Large Town
Local Authority Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon
Ward Kernan
UK Parliamentary Constituency Upper Bann
Region Northern Ireland Constituencies
Country Northern Ireland


Nearby Locations

Our information is available for almost all UK postcodes. Why not take a look at some of these other postcodes in the immediate vicinity of Killycomain Drive, Portadown, Craigavon, Northern Ireland, BT63 5JR:

Upper Church Walk, Portadown, Craigavon, BT63 5ZU
Elmtree Mews, Portadown, Craigavon, BT63 5UP
Killycomain Gardens, Portadown, Craigavon, BT63 5JT
Lynden Gate Park, Portadown, Craigavon, BT63 5YJ
Village Walk, Portadown, Craigavon, BT63 5TL
Abercorn Park, Portadown, Craigavon, BT63 5JN

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about BT63 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Killycomain Drive, Portadown, Craigavon, Northern Ireland, BT63 5JR is based on the last census performed in the UK in 2011. They are performed once every 10 years. Please note: census information may include figures for adjacent streets and postcodes. The figures are therefore representative of the local area, not a specific street address or row of houses. The census collection is designed so that each group of postcodes should contain at least 100 people (50 in Scotland). This is done to preserve the anonymity of the people in that area, as some postcodes cover a very small area, sometimes a single building. You can see the area covered by the census statistics by clicking "Show Census Area Covered" below the map above.

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Housing Types Embed This

This area contains a mixture of housing types, as detailed below. No single type of dwelling accounts for more than 50% of the dwellings. Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets - see the Summary tab for an explanation and map of the area that these figures cover.

Housing Types
Detached 25
Semi-Detached 49
Terraced 50
Flat (Purpose-Built) 2
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 126
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Killycomain Drive, Portadown, Craigavon, Northern Ireland contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 25% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 36
Owned with Mortgage 40
Shared Ownership 1
Rented: From Council 10
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 1
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 29
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 1
Total 119

Housing Occupancy Embed This Back to Top

This data lists the total number of residents normally resident within each household. The figures do not record under- or over-occupancy.

Housing Occupancy
One Person 30
Two People 44
Three People 23
Four People 15
Five People 5
Six People 1
Seven People 1
8+ People 0
Total 119

Social Grade Embed This

Social Grade approximations are derived from an algorithm created by the Market Research Society. The figures shown are per-household rather than individual - more specifically, the job title and employer of the "household reference person" is used, analogous to what traditionally was called the head of the household. Only household reference persons between the ages of 16-64 are included.

Social Grade
AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions 5
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 15
C2 - Skilled manual workers 26
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 39
Total 85

Gender Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly equal at 49% male, 51% female. This address in Upper Bann UK Parliamentary Constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 47% male.

Gender
Male 134
Female 151
Total 285

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. In general, inner city areas show high concentrations of people aged 18-30, suburbs show larger numbers of small children and adults aged 30-50, and rural and small towns are more popular with older workers and retirees. Many poorer areas lack a majority age group, which is due in part to the people in that area being constrained by circumstance rather than being able to choose where to retire, raise a family or grow up.

Age Groups
0-4 19
5-7 16
8-9 7
10-14 12
15 3
16-17 4
18-19 4
20-24 21
25-29 29
30-44 60
45-59 46
60-64 16
65-74 22
75-84 21
85-89 4
90+ 1
Total 285

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode BT63 5JR does not show a significant deviation from the average figures for the UK. In the UK as a whole, the average figures are approximately as follows for relationship statuses: 34% single, 47% married, 3% separated, 9% divorced, 7% widowed, and 0.2% same sex.

Figures for relationship status do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education.

Relationship Status
Single 71
Married 125
Divorced 12
Separated 7
Widowed 13
Same Sex 0
Total 228

Health Embed This Back to Top

Health in the UK is strongly tied to age as you would expect, but the affluence of a neighbourhood also has strong influence, with deprived areas often showing poorer standards of health.

Overall, the UK considers itself to be healthy - 81.1% of residents rated their health as Very Good or Good. The full breakdown is as follows for the United Kingdom: 47.1% Very Good, 34% Good, 13.3% Fair, 4.3% Bad and 1.3% Very Bad.

Health
Very Good 128
Good 94
Fair 48
Bad 13
Very Bad 2
Total 285

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

At the time of the 2011 census, across the UK 22.9% of residents had no qualification, 13.2% had 1-4 GCSEs, 15.2% had 5+ GCSEs and 1-2 A/AS-Levels, 12.3% had 2+ A-Levels, 27.1% had a degree (or similar), and 3.6% had an apprenticeship.

The qualification levels are based on current qualification names. The former Ordinary Levels (O-Levels) and CSEs will be included in the GCSE figures. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 43
Apprenticeship 10
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 36
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 31
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 21
No GCSEs or Equivalent 71
Other 16
Total 228

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 92% white.

As a country with a diverse population, the UK is home to other sizable ethnic groups, with mixed ethnicity (2.1%), Indian (2.4%) and Pakistani (1.9%) being the largest groups reported.

There is considerable division of ethnicities within the UK, with ethnically diverse addresses uncommon outside of urban areas.

Ethnic Group
White 262
Mixed Ethnicity 1
Indian 12
Chinese 3
Other Asian 7
Total 285

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area within Killycomain Drive, Portadown, Craigavon, Northern Ireland, 78% were born in Northern Ireland, which is significantly below the Northern Ireland average.

At the time of the 2011 census, approximately 88.8% of the resident population of Northern Ireland were born in Northern Ireland. The other groups were 3.6% English, 0.85% Scottish, 0.14% Welsh, 2.1% from the Republic of Ireland, 2.51% from other European Union countries, and 2% from outside of Europe.

For postcodes in Northern Ireland, there may be some margin of error in the figures for "Northern Ireland" and "Republic of Ireland" - some respondents simply answer "Ireland" on the census, which may lead to misclassification.

Country of Birth
England 11
Wales 0
Scotland 4
Northern Ireland 222
Republic of Ireland 2
European Union 20
Other 26
Total 285

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Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to BT63 5JR

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 194
Republic of Ireland 11
Europe (including European Union) 18
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 17
North America or Caribbean 1
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 52

Religion Embed This Back to Top

Northern Ireland is primarily a Christian country, with 40.7% of residents Catholic, 41.6% other Christians, and 0.8% other religions. Approximately 10.1% of residents state that they have no religion or are Atheist, while 6.8% did not state their religious views.

Religion
Catholic 37
Other Christian 201
Other Religion 2
No Religion 35
Not Stated 10
Total 285

Economic Activity Embed This

Figures for economic activity do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education. This data is therefore based on 42.4 million of the United Kingdom's 57.8 million residents. The data was correct as of the 2011 census, which was a period of depressed economic activity.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 92
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 24
Self Employed 12
Unemployed 8
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 9
Retired 28
Looking After Home or Family 11
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 17
Other 1
Total 202

Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top

This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.

Employment Industry
AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing 2
Manufacturing 22
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 2
Construction 8
RetailInc. Wholesale 25
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 4
Accommodation and Food 5
Information and Communication 4
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 2
Administration 4
Public Administration and Defence 5
Education 6
HealthInc. Social Work 36
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 7
Total 133

Killycomain Drive, Portadown, Craigavon, Northern Ireland, BT63 5JR is within the Lurgan policing neighbourhood, under the Police Service of Northern Ireland force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In December 2019, 30 crimes were reported within half a mile of BT63 5JR.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 30 crimes committed near Killycomain Drive
Neighbourhood Team Address Lurgan
61-62 Church Place
County Armagh
BT66 6HD
Force Website: http://www.psni.police.uk

Data courtesy of police.uk. See our Data Sources page for more information.

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Below are the details of the closest services to Portadown. All distances are straightline distances, please consult the map of the facility to check the exact location. You can also view these details on our interactive services map for BT63 5JR.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 5 closest railway stations to Killycomain Drive, Portadown, Craigavon, Northern Ireland, BT63 5JR. The nearest railway station is Portadown, approximately 1.1 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Portadown 1.1 miles
Lurgan 4.4 miles
Scarva Halt 6.8 miles
Poyntzpass Halt 9.3 miles
Moira Halt 9.4 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Killycomain Drive, Portadown, Craigavon, Northern Ireland, BT63 5JR. The nearest is Edenderry Primary School, approximately 330 yards away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Killycomain Drive, Portadown, Craigavon, Northern Ireland, BT63 5JR. The nearest is Portadown College, approximately 660 yards away.

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Killycomain Drive, Portadown, Craigavon, Northern Ireland, BT63 5JR. The nearest is Bannview Medical Practice, approximately 1 mile away. Please consult the facility to check if they are currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 1 closest hospitals to Killycomain Drive, Portadown, Craigavon, Northern Ireland, BT63 5JR. The nearest is Craigavon Area Hospital, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Craigavon Area Hospital 0.6 miles

* Distances are measured in a straight line from the given postcode. Please consult the facility's map page or your preferred route finding/GPS app for driving directions.

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Broadband in BT63 5JR

This postcode has support for superfast broadband at one or more premises. Superfast broadband is generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 30Mbps plus - more than enough for gaming, video calling, watching video and internet browsing. Note that occasionally some properties in a postcode may still not be eligible due to conditions on the ground, or the building structure. If you wish to enquire about a specific property in this postcode, contact the major suppliers, for instance Virgin Media, BT Broadband and Plusnet. For more information on Superfast Broadband, see the OpenReach website.

Broadband data is based on information provided by the major fixed internet service providers in the UK, including Virgin Media and BT. It does not include providers of satellite internet. Data at this postcode has been sourced from 28 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 37.2Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 79.9Mbps
Average Upload Speed 8.5Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Superfast Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 76.2%
Zen Internet 75.8%
Post Office 74%
EE Broadband 73.4%
NOW TV 70.8%
Vodafone 70%
Sky Digital 69.2%
BT Broadband 67.4%
Virgin Media 67.4%
TalkTalk 65.2%
 

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